Creepy App and Privacy Concerns

One obstacle that could stunt the profitability of social media sites and applications is the concern about privacy.  This isn’t a new thought but as sites and apps continue to push the boundaries of privacy, I wonder if we are getting close to a tipping point.  The Social Media industry may need to regulate themselves before the people do it for them.  What do you think about this creepy app?

http://girlsaround.me/

http://thenextweb.com/insider/2012/03/31/foursquare-bans-creepy-app-girls-around-me-for-api-violation/

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